I Need More Help!

Small Financial Assistance

  • Miracle Flights for Kids: Provides free medical flights to specialized care and second opinions.
  • NetWish: Provides up to $500 in donations to families with immediate and pressing financial needs.
  • Modest Needs: Empowers members of the general public to make small, emergency grants to low-income workers who are at risk of slipping into poverty
  • Chronic Disease Fund: Helps patients with chronic disease, cancer and other life-altering conditions obtain the life-saving medications they need.
  • HelpHopeLive: Fundraising platform for patients struggling to pay for treatments.

Prescription Help

  • Partnership for Prescription Assistance: Helps qualifying patients without prescription drug coverage get the medicines they need through the program that is right for them. Many will get their medications free or nearly free.
  • NeedyMeds: Helps people locate assistance programs to help them afford their medications and other healthcare costs.

Health Insurance/Advocate

  • Patient Advocate: Provides patients with arbitration, mediation and negotiation to settle issues with access to care, medical debt, and job retention related to their illness.
  • HealthWell Foundation: Assists patients living with chronic and life-altering illnesses in paying their share of prescription drug copayments, deductibles, and health insurance premiums

Advocacy Organizations for Children and People with Disabilities

Special Education & Vocational Rehabilitation

Your child with disabilities may be eligible for Special Education services under Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part B (3-21) or Part C (birth-2).  If your child’s disabilities do not significantly impact his education, he may still be eligible for a 504 Plan under Americans with Disability Act (ADA).